Domestic Violence Advocate

Illinois Valley Safe House Alliance

 

STATUS:                       Full-time

SALARY:                       Starting $12.50- $13.00 /hour depending on experience; 100% employer paid medical & vision insurance; optional retirement plan, generous vacation, holiday and wellness leave.

HOURS:                        40 hours per week, variable.

SUPERVISOR:              Program’s Coordinator

 

OBJECTIVE:                 To provide short-term crisis intervention, assessment, safety planning, and referrals to domestic violence survivors and their children onsite and at other community partners as requested.

 

QUALIFICATIONS:       The candidate must have experience with Microsoft Office 2007 (Word, Excel, and Outlook).  The candidate must be able to work effectively in a nonprofit environment, work independently and with     others, maintain confidentiality and be able to work in a busy office with interruptions and multiple priorities.  Some evening and rotating weekend work will be required.  Candidate must be willing and able to travel. The successful candidate must embrace the principles of social justice and work to end all oppression.

 

APPLICATION PROCESS

Applicants must send cover letter, resume, and three professional references to alliance@ivsha.org or hand deliver to the Safe House Alliance at 103 South Kerby Avenue in Cave Junction. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.  We will contact qualified candidates as applications are submitted to schedule the first round of interviews.  Position will remain open until filled. For further information please call 541-592-5332.